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The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United .... The main residence, as well as foundations of the house, were built largely by enslaved and free...

Q&A: Did slaves build the White House? - White House Historical ...

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Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D.C., ... enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the ...

White House - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of White House, including videos, interesting articles, ... Built at a cost of $232,372, the two-story house was not quite completed ...

History of the White House | Scholastic.com

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History of the White House and Washington, D.C. from 1792 to today. ... D.C., is one of the only cities in the world that was designed before it was built. First ...

Some readers unconvinced by our True rating for White House slave ...

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Jul 27, 2016 ... On the first night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, we rated Michelle Obama's statement that the White House "was built ...

The White House Was, in Fact, Built by Slaves | Smart News ...

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Jul 26, 2016 ... Along with the Capitol and other iconic buildings in Washington, D.C..

Was the White House Built by Slaves? : snopes.com

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Jul 26, 2016 ... During her 2016 Democratic National Convention speech, Michelle Obama asserted that the White House had been built using slave labor.

Michelle Obama correct that the White House was built by slaves ...

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Jul 25, 2016 ... "I wake up every morning in a house (the White House) that was built by slaves." — Michelle Obama on Monday, July 25th, 2016 in a speech at ...

Inside the White House | The White House

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"This is really what the White House is all about. It's the “People's House.” It's a place that is steeped in history, but it's also a place where everyone should feel ...

First Lady References White House 'Built by Slaves' in Grad Speech ...

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On Friday, the First Lady joined new graduates of City College in New York, giving the commencement address. In an effort to assure the students that they were ...

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For two hundred years, the White House has stood as a symbol of the Presidency , ... of the troops from a flag-draped grandstand built in front of the White House.

Yes, Slaves Did Help Build the White House - The New York Times

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Jul 26, 2016 ... “If you think about it, it would be pretty obvious: The White House is a neo- Classical mansion that was built in the South during slavery, and a ...

The ugly truth about the White House and its history of slavery - The ...

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Jul 26, 2016 ... Bill OReilly is rite! Da slaves dat built da WhiteHouse were "well fed & had decent lodgings" which R good things 2 have inbetween whippings.